Ordination Renewal

Wedding Officiant and Minister Ordination Renewal

Time To Renew Your Ordination Term?

Is your license as a ceremonial minister expiring? First Nation Church and Ministry makes it simple to renew your ordination term and enable you to continue serving as a ceremonial minister and Certified Wedding Officiant.

Wondering why you have to renew your ordination term?

Your First Nation Ministry ordination renewal package includes updated documents required to legally perform all ceremonial rites, including weddings and other ceremonies. To view sample documents, please click here.

Ordination renewal does require you to remain in good standing with First Nation Ministry and be in continued compliance with the Officiant's Code of Ethics.

PLEASE NOTE: This package is only available if you have received basic or complete ordination and require renewal of your license. If you have not requested your basic or complete ordination package yet, please click here.

Begin Ordination Term Renewal:

STEP 1:

Please enter the full, legal name of the Officiant as it should appear on the documents:

OFFICIANT'S NAME:

Did you spell your name correctly? Are you 100% sure? (Just checking!)
Are you a doctor, or do you hold a professional title? If you prefer, you may enter your name as "Dr. Jean Smith" or "Robert Jones, Ph.D."

STEP 2:

Please enter the license number that appears on your current documents:

Don't have your license number handy? No problem! Leave this field blank and we'll look it up for you.

STEP 3:

Please select the preferred ordination renewal term:

2 Year Ordination Renewal $16

4 Year Ordination Renewal $25 (Save 15%)

6 Year Ordination Renewal $40 (Save 20%)

10 Year Ordination Renewal $60 (Save 25%)

STEP 4:

Please select the primary state or location in which the Officiant will be conducting services:

If you intend to conduct weddings in multiple states, please select the location in which you presently reside.

STEP 5 (OPTIONAL):

Saint Valentine College - Valentinian Cross - Collegium S. Valentini If you have served as a ceremonial minister for two or more years with any church or religious organization, you are eligible to be awarded a degree causa honoris from Saint Valentine College as part of a program developed in cooperation with First Nation Church, St. Valentine Ministry and the American Council of Wedding Officiants.

This degree honors your experience and commitment to your craft as an Officiant and Celebrant, and includes a separate honors certificate and letter of conferment.

[OPTIONAL] ST VALENTINE COLLEGE HONORS DEGREE:

NO. I am not interested in an honorary degree at this time.

YES. I am eligible for my Associate Degree (minimum two-years service; $29)

YES. I am eligible for my Baccalaureate Degree (minimum four-years service; $39)

YES. I am eligible for my Master's Degree (minimum eight-years service; $49)

YES. I am eligible for my Doctorate Degree (minimum ten-years service; $59)

Please note: Your honors degree certificate will be shipped together with your updated ordination documents.

STEP 6 (OPTIONAL):

FAST DOCUMENT DELIVERY! In a rush? Order a PDF* copy of your key ordination documents for only $6.95. PDF copies are sent via email within one business day. (You will also receive the complete set of printed personalized documents via your preferred shipping method.)

[OPTIONAL] INCLUDE PDF COPY VIA EMAIL:

YES! Please email a PDF copy of my key documents ($6.95)

* — Viewing PDF copies requires additional software, such as Adobe Acrobat or Foxit PDF Reader (available at no charge).

ACWO DIRECTORY:

Do you perform marriage ceremonies on a regular basis? If you offer your services as a Wedding Officiant to the general public, we will include your name* in the ACWO directory at no additional charge.

[OPTIONAL] ACWO DIRECTORY LISTING:

NO. Do not include me in the ACWO Directory.

YES! Please include me in the ACWO Directory.

* — Your mailing address, email address and phone number will not be published.
 

FINAL STEP:


SUBMIT ORDER:


ALL INFORMATION IS CONFIDENTIAL AND WILL NOT BE SHARED WITH ANY OUTSIDE PARTY.